(November-December 1955)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1955-09-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

The title on the cover is spelled "Betsey" but the interior story is spelled "Betsy".

Short sequences added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker. On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Rifle Named Betsey (Table of Contents)

Davy Crockett / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Davy Crockett
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Rifle Named "Betsy" (Table of Contents: 2)

Davy Crockett / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Davy Crockett
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Superman Playsuit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?" (Table of Contents: 4)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor; advocacy; teen

The Ambush of the Iron Horse (Table of Contents: 5)

Buffalo Bill / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Buffalo Bill
Reprints:

We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!" (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Buck Skinner / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
It's hot here!
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Buck Skinner

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Captured by the Crows (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Raymond Perry (illustrations)
Inks:
Raymond Perry (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

The 10-Day Siege of Fort Santa Fe (Table of Contents: 10)

Kit Carson / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Kit Carson
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Chief Hot Foot / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
I'm the boss of the wagon train up on the ridge...
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Chief Hot Foot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Buffalo Hunting! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Miniature Spy Camera / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Rifle Named Betsey
    Davy Crockett
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  3. 2. The Rifle Named "Betsy"
    Davy Crockett
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Superman Playsuit
  5. 4. Buzzy Asks: "Do You Know Your Neighbors?"
    Buzzy
  6. 5. The Ambush of the Iron Horse
    Buffalo Bill
  7. 6. We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!"
  8. 7. ["It's hot here!"]
    Buck Skinner
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream Oil
  10. 9. Captured by the Crows
  11. 10. The 10-Day Siege of Fort Santa Fe
    Kit Carson
  12. 11. ["I'm the boss of the wagon train up on the ridge..."]
    Chief Hot Foot
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  14. 13. Buffalo Hunting!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Miniature Spy Camera
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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